Have you ever wondered where your ancestors came from? Are you curious about their military service or medical history? Begin your family-history research at Fort Bend County Libraries’ Local History and Genealogy Department at George Memorial Library, 1001 Golfview in Richmond. Library staff will present two programs in July to help the family-history researcher begin their … [Read more...] about Library’s family-history classes help researchers
Archives for June 2014
By LeaAnne Klentzman So we have been tell’n ya’ about how a Sugar Land HOA is pick’n on widow-women, well here’s a guy taking bikes from children… As school wound to a close in early June, a 12 year old girl was riding her bike near an elementary school in one of the Cinco Ranch neighborhoods. As she rode along the sidewalk a man walked up and forced her to stop. Once she … [Read more...] about Competition for Sugar Land HOAs?
By Elsa Maxey One of the people in Washington, D.C. representing a collective voice from home, U.S. Representative Pete Olson from Texas District 22 says, “I don't buy it.” He is referring to claims that emails connected to a former IRS official at the center of a Tea Party targeting scandal are forever lost because of a computer crash. The IRS division official that … [Read more...] about Congressman Olson troubled by IRS and wants feedback
By Karen Daniels In light of recent events, namely the public hearing held at the Stafford Civic Center on May 21st, Stafford City Council is now considering imposing a time limit for future public hearings. Currently there is no time limit, and as you may recall, that meeting for the approval of a Specific Use Permit requested by Carson Companies to build light industrial … [Read more...] about Stafford City Council discuss procedure changes on time limit for future public hearings
By Betsy Dolan Texas State Technical College wants to increase its reach in Fort Bend County with a planned $27 million expansion project. With the county's explosive growth and job demand for technically skilled workers expected to increase in coming years, leaders with the Henderson-Wessendorf Foundation and the George Foundation have backed the project and are working … [Read more...] about Texas State Technical College looks to expand in Fort Bend County